Showing 1 - 10 of 1410 Stories for Yogi Berra
John Malangone had all the tools to succeed Yogi Berra at catcher for the New York Yankees, but his torment over a dark family secret kept him from fulfilling his prodigious promise
It Went All the Way!
And so did Pittsburgh's Pirates when Bill Mazeroski swung his bat and hit the ball over Forbes Field's distant left field wall. Yankee hopes were dead, the seventh game was over and the Pirates had won their first World Series in 35 years.
FROM THE HILL TO THE HALL
One fine day last autumn Yogi Berra, the affluent Yankee, had a relatively free stretch to enjoy himself. That is, there was no bottling convention to attend on ...
'I GOT A TOUCH LIKE A BLACKSMITH'
Yogi Berra, the switch-hitting golfer, was speaking of his putting in Pinehurst last week. But that defect should not handicap him at all as new manager of the ...
The Name Is Yogi
Not even the unparalleled brilliance of Don Larson's perfect game could dim the World Series luster of the squat, unbeautiful Berra—ballplayer extraordinary
CLIFFHANGER FOR YOGI AND CRUCIAL FOR JULY
Crucial series, like Christmas advertising and gin and tonics, seem to get started earlier every year. And despite the scheduled evidence of almost half a season ...
Farewell, Teddy Ballgame
With the death of Ted Williams, the author reflects on encounters with the Splendid Splinter over half a century
Oh No, Not Again
Fired seven times as a manager, Billy Martin was hired for a fourth term by the floundering Yankees
Baby's First Sports Book An A-to-Z primer for toddlers who don't know Yogi Berra from Yogi Bear
And Buckner, who choked on an iced Mookiechino. ... First Sports Book An A-to-Z primer for toddlers who don't know Yogi Berra from Yogi Bear.
WHEN NAMING A CARTOON CHARACTER, THE CREATORS WERE BEARISH ON YOGI
I'd be pretty dumb if all of a sudden I started being something I'm not.â€”YOGI BERRA Against the rules, yes, Boo Boo. But I am a nonconformist ...